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Welch Crag: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Welch Crag in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Welch Crag

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18767

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 17' 08" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 36' 37" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2855556

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.6102778

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2005

Description (see definition): A steep rugged peak, which is marked by secondary spires rising to 1500 m in the NE part of McSaveney Spur, Willett Range, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) after Kathleen A. Welch, Department of Geology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL; team member in U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) McMurdo Dry Valleys Long-Term Ecological Research, 11 field seasons 1994-2004.

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2005

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Welch Crag in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Welch Crag should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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